Split Frequency Retouching
Aaron is off on the jungles of Peru right now, so we figured it would be the perfect time to flip the script and do some retouching using an image of him. Jamie Bayer who you met in yesterday’s episode is an awesome professional retoucher from here in Chicago, and she’s going to walk you through her workflow for doing split frequency retouching.
What is split frequency retouching?
Split Frequency editing focuses on two editing layers. The first is used to soften features and skin, the second is used to sharpen features. Another way to think of it is one layer controls the color information, and the other layer controls the line information.